Mealey's PI/Product Liability - Zometa Medical Expense Verdict Cut From $300,000 To $11,899; Punitives Stand

Mealey's PI/Product Liability - Zometa Medical Expense Verdict Cut From $300,000 To $11,899; Punitives Stand

ORLANDO, Fla. - A Florida federal judge on Feb. 20 remitted a Zometa jaw injury plaintiffs' medical expenses verdict from $300,000 to $11,899, saying the plaintiff has only proven about a third of the amount awarded and that collateral payments further reduce the amount (Nancy Guenther, et al. v. Novartis Pharmaceutical Corporation, No. 6:08-31, M.D. Fla., Orlando Div.; 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 21182).

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